OWNER’S
INSTRUCTIONS
AW0700/AW1000
AW0800/AW1200
AW0700A
WINDOW-TYPE
ROOM AIR CONDITIONER
( Cool )
E S DB68-00963A(3)
Safety Precautions
The following safety precautions must be taken when using your air conditioner.
1 The unit must be plugged into an independent circuit.
The air conditioner must be installed in accordance with national wiring regulations and
safety regulations wherever applicable.
2 Some installation locations may require installation of a short circuit breaker or grounding.
3 If the supply cord is damaged, it must be replaced by a special cord or assembly available
from the manufacturer or its service agent.
4 MAKE sure that the unit is correctly ventilated at all times :
do NOT place clothing or other materials over it.
5 NEVER spill any kind of liquid into the unit. Should this happen, unplug the unit and contact
an authorized service center.
6 Do NOT insert anything between the air outlet blades because the inner fan may be damaged
and could cause injury. Keep children away from the unit.
7 Do NOT place any obstacles in front of the unit.
8 Users of this product are cautioned not to attempt repairs.
Instead, they are requested to directly contact a designated service center or the outlet
at which the product was purchased.
9 Do not use an extension cord with this product.
10 The appliance is not intended for use by young children without supervision ;
young children should be supervised to ensure that they do not play with the appliance.
11 Never store or ship the air conditioner upside down or sideways to avoid damage to the
compressor.
CAUTION
The manufacturer does not assume responsibility for accidents or injury
caused by an incorrectly installed air conditioner. If you are unsure about
installation, contact an installation specialist.
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Contents
◆ PREPARING YOUR AIR CONDITIONER
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Safety Precautions .........................................................................................
Description of Each Component ....................................................................
Getting Started ...............................................................................................
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5
◆ OPERATING YOUR AIR CONDITIONER
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Cooling Your Room .........................................................................................
Ventilating Your Room .....................................................................................
Switching the Air Conditioner Off ...................................................................
Adjusting the Air Flow Direction Horizontally .................................................
Adjusting the Air Flow Direction Vertically ......................................................
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7
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8
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◆ RECOMMENDATIONS FOR USE
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Power Failure .................................................................................................. 9
Temperature and Humidity Ranges ................................................................ 9
Cleaning Your Air Conditioner ......................................................................... 10
Solving Common Problems ............................................................................ 11
Technical Specifications ................................................................................. 11
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Description of Each Component
HOW TO OPEN THE OPERATING UNIT.
◆ Simply open using the handle.
❄ The design and shape are subject to
change, depending on the model.
Air outlet
Air inlet(Inside)
Air flow blades
(Up/down orientation)
Air filter(Inside)
Air inlet (Outside)
Air flow direction
adjustable lever
Ventilation lever
Power plug
(The type of power plug
may differ, depending on
the local power supply.)
AW0700/AW0700A/AW0800
Selector
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Thermostat control
AW1000/AW1200
Selector
Thermostat control
Getting Started
You have just purchased a Samsung window-type room air conditioner which should be
installed following your Owner’s Instructions.
Your Owner's Instructions contain much valuable information on using your air conditioner.
Please take the time to read them as they will help you take full advantage of the unit's
features.
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Cooling Your Room
You must select the COOL mode if you wish to adjust the:
◆ Cooling temperature
◆ Fan speed when Cooling
1
2
81˚F ~ 73˚F
Turn the SELECTOR and set it to “ HI COOL ” , “ MED COOL ” or
“ LOW COOL ”.
Result:
◆ The air conditioner starts up in cool mode.
Note
◆ You can change modes at any time.
Turn the THERMOSTAT control to the desired position.
Possible temperatures: Can be set between 64°F and 84°F.
Result:
81˚F
~ 84˚F
73˚F
~ 64˚F
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The air conditioner starts cooling if the room temperature is
higher than the selected temperature.
To control the direction of the air flow, refer to page 8.
Ventilating Your Room
If the air in your room is stale, you can ventilate the room using
the Fan feature.
1
If you wish to discharge stale air, push the ventilation lever on the front of the
unit to the right and open position (
).
Result:
◆ The air inside the room circulates and stale air is discharged
outside.
Otherwise, push the ventilation lever to the left and closed position (
Result:
2
3
).
◆ The air simply circulates inside the room.
Turn the SELECTOR and set it to “HI FAN” or “LOW FAN” position.
Result:
◆ The air conditioner starts up in fan mode.
Note
◆ HI FAN
: The fan turns rapidly.
◆ LOW FAN : The fan turns slowly.
◆ You can change modes at any time.
To control the direction of the air flow, refer to page 8.
Switching the Air Conditioner Off
You can switch the air conditioner off whenever you want.
1
To switch the unit off, simply set the SELECTOR to the OFF position.
Result:
The air conditioner stops operating.
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Adjusting the Air Flow Direction Horizontally
The air flow direction blades can be adjusted to improve the efficiency
of the air conditioner.
The side by side air direction louvers are controlled by a lever.
They regulate air discharge to the right, left or straight.
Adjusting the Air Flow Direction Vertically
The outer air flow blades on the right side of the unit can be adjusted to
control the vertical air flow direction.
RECOMMENDATION
When...
Adjust the blades to face...
Cooling
Upwards.
Adjust the air flow blades to the desired position, by pushing them
upwards or downwards.
Note
◆ If you orient the air flow blades downwards and the unit operates
in Cool mode for long periods of time, dew may:
- Form on the surface of the blades
- Drip from the blades
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Power Failure
If a power failure occurs, set the SELECTOR to OFF. When the power
comes back on, wait five minutes before turning the unit back on.
Temperature and Humidity Ranges
The following table indicates the temperature and humidity ranges
within which the air conditioner can be used.
Mode
Indoor
Temperature
Outdoor
Temperature
Indoor Humidity
Cooling
70°F to 90°F approx.
70°F to 110°F approx.
80% or less
If the air conditioner is used at...
Higher temperature
Then...
The automatic protection feature may be triggered
and the air conditioner stopped.
Lower temperature
A water leakage or some other malfunction may happen
if the heat exchanger freezes.
Higher humidity levels
Water may condense on and drip from the surface of the unit
if it is used for long periods.
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Cleaning Your Air Conditioner
Be sure to clean the air filter periodically to maintain the air conditioner
in the best condition for a long period of time.
IMPORTANT When cleaning the air conditioner, turn it off and pull out
the power plug.
1
Hold the air filter handle, slightly pull it to the left side and open the front grille.
Note
The removal of the front grille makes it easier to clean the air
conditioner. Open the grille as much as possible.
CAUTION
Removal and Reassembly of the Front Grille
For user's safety, a safety clip has been installed in the front grille.
1 Grasp the lower part of the
front grille and the air filter
handle, then open the grille.
Safety clip
2 Remove the safety clip and
the front grille.
3 When reassembling the front
grille, you should install the
safety clip again.
2
Pull the air filter to the right side.
3
Remove all dust on the air filter with a vacuum cleaner or brush.
4
When you have finished, insert the air filter back into its original position.
5
Wipe the surface of the unit with a neutral detergent and then wipe it again
with dry cloth.
(Be sure not to use benzene, solvent or other chemical products.)
Note
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If you...
Then...
Will not be using the
air conditioner for a
long period of time
◆ Set the SELECTOR to “LOW FAN” and
let it run of a few hours to dry the
inside of the air conditioner thoroughly.
◆ Switch the air conditioner off and
unplug it from the wall socket.
◆ Clean the filter and outer surfaces.
Have not used the air
conditioner for a long
period of time
Set the SELECTOR to “LOW FAN” and
let it run for a few hours to dry the inside
of the air conditioner thoroughtly.
Solving Common Problems
Before contacting an authorized service center, perform the following simple checks.
They may save you the time and the expense of an unnecessary call.
Problem
Explanation / Solution
The air conditioner
does not operate at all.
◆ Check for a power failure.
◆ Check the voltage.
(See the technical specifications)
◆ Check the power plug for disconnection.
◆ Check to see whether the SELECTOR is placed in the "OFF" position.
(Set it to the desired position.)
◆ Check to see whether the room temperature is too low.
- Refer to page 9 for details about temperature condition.
The air comes out smoothly,
but cooling is not effective.
◆ Set the THERMOSTAT control to the desired position.
- When the number on the THERMOSTAT control is high,
the room temperature may be too warm.
◆ Check to see whether there is any open window or leakage of cool
air to the outside.
- Close the window, and fill the gap.
◆ Check to see whether there is any obstacle adversely affecting
the flow of the air inside and outside the room.
- Remove the obstacle or change the position of the air conditioner.
◆ Check to see whether the air filter is clogged with dust or
contaminated with foreign substances.
- Clean the air filter.
◆ Check to see whether there is any direct sunlight facing the air conditioner.
- Block the sunlight with a sunshade.
◆ Check to see whether there is any electric device generating heat.
- Do not use the air conditioner together with any heating device.
Odors are permeating the
room during air conditioning
◆ Ventilate the room.
Technical Specifications
Design and specifications are subject to change without notice.
Model
Cooling Capacity(BTU/h)
Power Supply
AW0700
AW0700A
AW0800
AW1000
AW1200
7000
7000
8000
10000
12000
115V~, 60Hz
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SAMSUNG ROOM AIR CONDITIONER (7000 BTU and Larger)
LIMITED WARRANTY TO ORIGINAL PURCHASER
This SAMSUNG brand product, as supplied and distributed by SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS AMERICA, INC. (SAMSUNG) and delivered new, in the original carton to the original consumer purchaser, is warranted by SAMSUNG against
manufacturing defects in materials and workmanship for a limited warranty period of:
One (1) Year Parts and Labor, Five (5) Years Parts Warranty for Compressor
This limited warranty begins on the original date of purchase, and is valid only on products purchased and used in the United
States. Warranty repairs must be performed by SAMSUNG's authorized service center. To receive warranty service, the original
dated bill of sale must be presented upon request as proof of purchase to SAMSUNG or SAMSUNG's authorized service center.
SAMSUNG will repair or replace any part found to be defective at no charge, as stipulated herein, with new or reconditioned
parts during the limited warranty period specified above. To request warranty service, the purchaser must contact SAMSUNG for
problem determination and service procedures. SAMSUNG does not warrant uninterrupted or error-free operation of the product.
All replaced parts and products become the property of SAMSUNG and must be returned to SAMSUNG. Replacement parts
and products assume the remaining original warranty, or ninety(90) days, whichever is longer.
In - Home Service: During the warranty labor period, in-home service will be provided subject to availability within the contiguous United States. In-home service is not available in all areas. If during in-home service repair can not be completed, it may be
necessary to remove, repair and return the product. If in-home service is unavailable, SAMSUNG may elect, at our option, to
provide for transportation of our choice to and from a SAMSUNG authorized service center. Otherwise, transportation to and
from the SAMSUNG authorized service center is the responsibility of the purchaser.
This limited warranty covers manufacturing defects in materials and workmanship encountered in normal, noncommercial use of
this product and shall not apply to the following, including, but not limited to: delivery and installation; damage which occurs in
shipment; applications and uses for which this product was not intended; failures or problems which are caused by products or
equipment not supplied by SAMSUNG; accidents, misuse, abuse, neglect, misapplication, fire, water, lightning or other acts of
nature; incorrect electrical line voltage, fluctuations or surges; damage caused by improper or faulty installation; product alteration
or modification; improper or unauthorized repair; cosmetic damage or exterior finish; product with altered serial numbers; failure
to follow operating and environmental instructions that are covered and prescribed in the instruction book; customer adjustments,
routine maintenance and cleaning; consumable items such as filters; use of non-SAMSUNG or unauthorized parts, supplies,
accessories or equipment which damage this product or result in service problems.
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THAN THE ORIGINAL PURCHASER OF THIS PRODUCT, IS NONTRANSFERABLE AND STATES YOUR EXCLUSIVE REMEDY.
Some states do not allow limitations on how long an implied warranty lasts, or the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitations or exclusions may not apply to you. This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and
you may also have other rights which vary from state to state.
To obtain warranty service, please contact SAMSUNG at:
SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS AMERICA, INC. - CONSUMER ELECTRONICS CUSTOMER SERVICE
1 SAMSUNG PLACE, LEDGEWOOD, NJ 07852
Tel: 973-691-6200, Fax: 973-691-6201
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